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March 15, 2018 - LOLMDS Weekend Postponed by Weather
This weekend's Lucas OIl Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) events at Atomic Speedway and Brownstown Speedway have been postponed due to forecasted cold weather. The weekend will now be held April 13-14.

Best Performance Motorsports returns to action with a swing through the South with LOLMDS on March 22-24. Action kicks off at Volunteer Speedway on Thursday before moving to Boyd's Speedway (Ringgold, Georgia) on Friday. The tripleheader draws to a close on Saturday at East Alabama Motor Speedway (Phenix City, Alabama).

For more information on the events, please visit www.LucasDirt.com.

March 8, 2018 - Best Performance Motorsports Launches New Website
1St. Mary, Ohio's Best Performance Motorsports is the latest addition to the MSR Mafia and a brand-new website has been launched for the team at www.BestPerformanceMotorsports.com.

Josh Richards pilots the team's Bulk Material Lift #1 XR1 Rocket Chassis/ Durham Racing Engine Super Late Model.

Not only did the West Virginia driver claim the 2017 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) Championship, but he is also the only four-time World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series Champion.

The team is off to a fast start in 2018. Richards has already grabbed a pair of wins to go along with several top ten runs.

Best Performance Motorsports returns to action on March 16-17 with a pair of $12,000-to-win LOLMDS events at Atomic Speedway (Alma, Ohio) and Brownstown Speedway (Brownstown, Indiana). For more information on the events, please visit www.LucasDirt.com.

February 3, 2018 - Josh Richards Wins Again in LOLMDS Action
1Defending Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Champion, Josh Richards overcame several obstacles to win Saturday night’s RhinoAg Super Bowl of Racing – presented by General Tire final at Golden Isles Speedway.

Richards had to resort to a back-up car, after issues arose with his main car during an earlier heat race. Richards then had the power steering fail on the back-up car as he tried to start the B-Main. The Best Performance Motorsports team ten fixed the issue, barely making the call to start the 60-lap main event, as Richards was the final car to enter the race track.

Richards had to take a series provisional and was scheduled to start 23rd on the grid, but due to his lateness while the crew worked on his car, he was relegated to the 26th and final starting position. Richards charged through the field and despite a lap 46 pass from Tyler Erb, went on to record his second win in-a-row to start the 2018 LOLMDS season. >>READ MORE

February 2, 2018 - Josh Richards Wins Exciting Season Opener

The 2018 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series season kicked off in grand fashion on Friday night of the RhinoAg Super Bowl of Racing – presented by General Tire. Defending series champion Josh Richards earned a hard-fought victory over 2017 Rookie-of-the Year, Hudson O’Neal.

Richards took the lead from Jonathan Davenport on lap five and then held off a furious late-race charge from the 15th-place starting O’Neal. O’Neal made what appeared to be a winning pass on Richards in turns three and four on the final lap, but Scott Bloomquist was sitting in the middle of turn four and brought out a caution, negating O’Neal’s pass for the lead.

In the end, Richards was able to hold off O’Neal to score his twenty-third career LOLMDS victory. The driver of the Best Performance Motorsports car took the first event of the season over O’Neal, Davenport, Jimmy Owens, and Brandon Sheppard. >>READ MORE